SMTP authentication and TLS support

Bug #558281 reported by tsmetana
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GNU Mailman
Fix Released
Mark Sapiro

Bug Description

Hi, here's a patch for Mailman 2.x that enables it using SMTP AUTH and TLS connection. This features might be useful on more paranoid SMTP servers.

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msapiro (msapiro-users) wrote :

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The patch seems good except if SMTP_USE_TLS is set True in, the patch references mm_cfg.SMTP_HELO_HOST which is neither defined nor documented in the patch.

Perhaps the patch to should include something like


or even


and some comments describing what all the new variables are.

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tsmetana (tsmetana) wrote :

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You're right, I forgot to define SMTP_HELO_HOST. I'm uploading the updated patch.
File Added: mailman-smtpauth.patch

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tsmetana (tsmetana) wrote :

The file mailman-smtpauth.patch was added: SMTP and TLS support for Mailman 2; new patch

Mark Sapiro (msapiro)
Changed in mailman:
assignee: nobody → Mark Sapiro (msapiro)
importance: Undecided → Low
milestone: none → 2.1.23
status: New → Fix Committed
Mark Sapiro (msapiro)
Changed in mailman:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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